Learning Problems for Kids
Having a learning disability doesn't mean you can't learn. The trick will be figuring out how you learn best.
Words to Know (Special Needs Glossary) for Parents
When your child has a disability and needs services, there's a lot you need to know. This glossary defines terms on health care, government benefits, learning, legal and financial matters, and more.
Understanding Dyslexia for Teens
Dyslexia is a learning disability in which people have difficulty learning to read, even though they are smart enough and are motivated to learn. Learn more about dyslexia and how to deal with it.
Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for Parents
Some kids may be eligible for individualized education programs in public schools, free of charge. Understanding how to access these services can help you be an effective advocate for your child.
Special Education: Getting Help for Your Child for Parents
Kids with special needs may quality for services to help with learning. Here is a guide to getting the help your child needs.
Understanding Dyslexia for Parents
Dyslexia is a learning disability that makes it hard to learn to read and understand written language. Even kids with average or above-average intelligence can have dyslexia.
Fragile X Syndrome Special Needs Factsheet for Educators
What teachers should know about fragile X syndrome, and how to help students with the condition do their best in school.
Learning Disorders for Teens
Find out about some health problems that might affect the way people learn and understand information.
Can Vision Problems Affect Schoolwork? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
IEPs make teachers of students with special needs responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring educational plans to help the students succeed in school. This article is for educators.